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TAP project management team

Ulrike Andres

Commercial and External Affairs Director

Ulrike Andres was appointed Commercial and External Affairs Director of TAP in September 2016. Ulrike joined TAP from the Transalpine Pipeline Group – Europe’s largest pipeline company transporting crude oil from Trieste to eight central European refineries – where she was President and Chief Executive Officer for over five years. Prior to this, Ulrike held a multitude of senior positions working for Shell, SHV Holdings and Primagaz Austria amongst others. Ulrike was President of the European LPG Association between 2009 and 2011.   

Ulrike Andres


Jonathan Collingwood

Human Resources Director

Jonathan joined TAP as Human Resources Director in January 2016. Jonathan previously worked for BG Group where he held the position of Human Resources Director for Europe Central Asia and Africa Middle East and Asia Regions as well as Human Resources responsibility for Global Finance. Prior to this, Jonathan held a number of senior strategic and operational human resources positions across diverse sectors and industries including financial services, hospitality, retail, media and energy. Jonathan is a qualified human resources professional with over 25 years experience. He holds a business studies honours degree and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Jonathan Collingwood


John Haynes

Project Director

John Haynes was appointed Project Director of TAP in January 2017. John joins TAP from BP with more than 25 years of international experience as major project leader. He held several executive management roles including in the USA, Abu Dhabi and Azerbaijan. During his last assignment in Azerbaijan, John was Project General Manager, leading the delivery of Shah Deniz 2 onshore gas processing facilities up to handover to operations. John holds a First Class Bachelor of Honours degree in Mechanical Engineering & Mathematics.

John Haynes